CLEAPSS: Health & Safety for Heads of Science

The main emphasis of this one day course is on management issues and risk assessment. It is intended for Heads of Science, their deputies, heads of physics, chemistry and biology and for those aspiring to such posts.

Event details

When

Jul 01, 2020
from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Where

Education CPD+ University of Leicester

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Objectives of the day:

  • To raise awareness of current and significant safety issues of science teaching.
  • To develop a better understanding of what is required by health and safety legislation.
  • To consider the implications of this for the management of safety in science departments.
  • To consider the risk assessment process, as required by Management regs, COSHH regs and others.
  • To understand the uses of a safety policy and how it can be monitored.

The day will consist of training, discussions and a variety of activities intended to enhance participants understanding of the legislative framework and how it applies to schools, especially risk assessment.

Outcomes

By the end of the day participants:

  • Will have explored in detail health & safety legislation.
  • Will have considered what constitutes a sensible, manageable and effective approach to risk assessment.
  • Will appreciate the need for a health and safety policy.
  • Will have considered how its implementation can be sensibly monitored.

To book onto this Session: call 0116 252 3771 or email educationcpd@le.ac.uk or use our Online booking Form


Audience
: Science Teachers and Heads of Science
Time: 9.30am - 4.00pm
Date: Wednesday 1st July 2020
Cost: £150 for CLEAPSS Members (£280 for Non-CLEAPSS Members)
Tutor: Chris Haines

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Education CPD+
School of Education
University of Leicester
21 University Road
Leicester
LE1 7RF

Tel: 0116 252 3771
Fax: 0116 252 5772
educationcpd@le.ac.uk

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